Local Obits for Sat. Oct 27th, 2012
Mr. Jim Bob Sloan, age 61, of Winder, GA and formerly of the Mt. Moriah Community passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2012 after a sudden illness. He was preceded in death by his ...
Jose Luis Marquez Salinas, age 34, of Statham passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012. A memorial service will be held 6:00 pm Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at Lawson Funeral Home. ...
Gale Biddy Rogers, age 61 of Cornelia, passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness.Ms. Rogers was born September 10, 1951 in Gainesville t ...
Audrey Morrow Bush, 87, of Gainesville passed away Saturday October 27, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services will be held Thursday ...
Mr. George Clark Elmore, age 84, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Services are scheduled for 11:00 am Saturday, ...
Mr. Neal Lee Landers age 85 of Murrayville passed away on Saturday October 27, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Monday Octobe ...
Stephen Roy Hamlin, 69, of Flowery Branch passed away on Saturday, October 27, surrounded by his wife, children, and grandchildren. Steve was born in New Jersey; he graduated from ...
Zona Mae Anderson, age 73, of Dahlonega, GA, died Saturday, October 27, 2012, at the Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega, GA.Mrs. Anderson was a native and lifelong resident ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80